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Fall in Copper Prices Threatens to Drive Metal Shortages

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. The recent slide in copper prices threatens to limit investment in new mines, a trend that industry analysts and executives say could lead in coming… Read More

Copper Slides as Trade Hopes Recede

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Copper prices slid again Tuesday after President Trump increased pressure on China in a series of tweets, a potential setback for investors hoping that the world’s two… Read More

Copper an Outlier as Most Markets Rebound on Trade

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. A retreat in copper prices is signaling continued investor concern for… Read More

METALS-Copper set for 1st weekly fall in 4 on weak demand outlook

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. SINGAPORE, July 5 (Reuters) – London copper prices eased on Friday and were set for their first weekly fall in four, due to tepid demand outlook and… Read More

METALS-Copper hits 5-week high on hopes for end to U.S.-China trade…

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. By Pratima Desai LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Copper prices hit five-week highs on Wednesday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said a U.S.-China trade deal was… Read More

Copper Rallies on Chinese Infrastructure Hopes

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Copper prices rose after Beijing announced new measures to stimulate economic activity in the world’s second-largest economy,… Read More

Copper Prices Fall, Pressured by Global Growth Concerns

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. By Ira Iosebashvili June 5, 2019 1:34 p.m. ET Copper prices fell Wednesday, pressured by fears over global growth and a steep drop in crude. Copper for… Read More

Copper dips to fifth weekly loss

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? By AAP Copper prices fell for a fifth consecutive week as the trade confrontation between the United States and China intensified.… Read More

Copper Extends Slide as China Hardens Trade Stance

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. Copper prices extended their recent slide Thursday, falling to their lowest… Read More